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  1. Hasek, Jaroslav Hasek(noun)

    Czech author of novels and short stories (1883-1923)

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  1. Jaroslav Hašek

    Jaroslav Hašek was a Czech humorist, satirist, writer and anarchist best known for his novel The Good Soldier Švejk, an unfinished collection of farcical incidents about a soldier in World War I and a satire on the ineptitude of authority figures, which has been translated into sixty languages. He also wrote some 1,500 short stories. He was a journalist, bohemian, and practical joker.


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